Athena SWAN recognises commitment to advancing women's careers in science, technology, engineering, maths and medicine (STEMM) employment in academia.
About Athena Swan
The Athena SWAN Silver Award denotes Biomedical Sciences' commitment to the aims of the Charter, showing that we have recognised and responded to challenges and planned activities for the future.
The latest Athena Swan news in Biomedical Sciences
Some highlights of the recent initiatives which Biomedical Sciences achieved through the Athena Swan silver submission.
Women in Science
Biomedical Sciences are proud to host several events which focus on women in science
Here we highlight the various benefits to BMS staff to ensure work/life balance, development opportunities and support for parents.
Career break/Flexible working fellowships
There are a number of Fellowships which provide flexible support for anyone wishing to return to work. These include The Royal Society, Daphne Jackson Trust and the Wellcome.
Working with us
How Biomedical Sciences helps staff balance work with family responsibilities.
Some useful links which detail internal and external opportunities for development.